Cynthia A. Merrill

Cynthia A. Merrill

Lecturer in Law
Coordinator of the LL.M. Legal Research and Writing Program
B.A. Colorado College
M.A. University of Washington
Ph.D. University of Washington
J.D. Yale Law School

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This course introduces students to the practice and theory of legal analysis and communication. It examines how legal doctrines and rules develop from multiple and intersecting legal sites,...

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This course introduces students to methods of legal analysis, writing, and research crucial to a practice involving U.S. law. Students will learn how to research and analyze legal problems, drawing...

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This course prepares the foreign lawyer for American legal study. It is required for any LL.M. student who has not previously earned a law degree in the United States. The course introduces...

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Lawyers represent their clients primarily through writing. This advanced course will enhance students’ ability to advocate effectively by honing writing skills crucial to legal success: persuasive...

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C. Merrill

Lawyers represent their clients primarily through writing. This advanced course will enhance students’ ability to advocate effectively by honing writing skills crucial to legal success: persuasive...

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